Guide to the J. E. Wallace Sterling Papers Documenting His Selection as President of Stanford University SC0843

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
October 2010

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Title: J. E. Wallace Sterling papers documenting his selection as president of Stanford University
Identifier/Call Number: SC0843
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1948-1975
Summary: Collection includes the information sheets on possible candidates with biographical information and comments on the candidates, communications with faculty, text of Phleger's address at a dinner in honor of Sterling in April 1968 which discusses the process of the committee, and a letter from Sterling to Phleger, 1975.
creator: Phleger, Herman,, 1890-1984,

Information about Access

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Cite As

J. E. Wallace Sterling Papers Documenting His Selection as President of Stanford University (SC0843). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Herman Phleger was a member of the Stanford Board of Trustees' committee to recommend a new president for Stanford, following the unexpected death of Donald B. Tresidder in 1948.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes the information sheets on possible candidates with biographical information and comments on the candidates, communications with faculty, text of Phleger's address at a dinner in honor of Sterling in April 1968 which discusses the process of the committee, and a letter from Sterling to Phleger, 1975.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Phleger, Herman,, 1890-1984,
Stanford University--Presidents.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Presidents.;
Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985

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